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Courtiers Poems - Poems about Courtiers

Courtiers Poems - Examples of all types of poems about courtiers to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for courtiers.
King of the Goblins
...returning above from the dark dungeons gloom To the marble clad walls of the stately throne room He will smile to his courtiers and wink with one eye And you know deep inside that you're certain to die For no one's allowed to return and......Read More
Categories: courtiers, life,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Daughter of Gibraltar
...daughter of a deposed king, now daughter of Gibraltar. Princess Isolde, left Ireland's hallow'd moors, with a few loyal courtiers. A perfumed pomander at her girdle infused the moonlit night. One mixed in provincial rose and cloves, a......Read More
Categories: courtiers, angst, giving, love, poverty,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Death Of A Young King
...galloping rapidly through green glades; never faltering, with speed With it a message; unwantedly to give to either, courtiers or, his queen One young loyal King killed with a lanced spear clean through his spleen Back yonder as now ......Read More
Categories: courtiers, death, leadership,
Form: Narrative
Envy Sits Alone
...Death in comparison, a covetous dispatch Jealousy reflected, its courtiers attack An emperor left naked, his crown a vacant throne Jesters flee the castle —as envy sits alo......Read More
Categories: courtiers, jealousy,
Form: Rhyme
Darkening Sun
...God To sit on a throne artificially made the Creator to them falsely shod They loudly decry as their courtiers boast about how powerful their laws have become While built into their structure a flaw starts to ......Read More
Categories: courtiers, god, science,
Form: Rhyme

...addling their feet for a dip in the luminous pond, a thousand years ago. The king's long hall courteously held his courtiers through the reigning years. The summoning of merrymakers could almost be heard a thousand years ago. They wi......Read More
Categories: courtiers, history, imagery, repetition,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : LIV and LV
... And if ever I were by self-arrogated Divine Right His or Her Imperial Majesty I'd clamp in pig-irons every one of the Courtiers y compris Sir Walter Raleigh For any offence thought not to be higher or lower than lèse majesté And have th......Read More
Categories: courtiers, africa, humanity, people, power,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Summons of life
...the king have called me to his court. The king be pleased if I be scorched. The torch has mouths to feed. Esteemed courtiers and the great lords are in wait for me. To wanting to witness stripped naked my bare skin lit in flames. ......Read More
Categories: courtiers, analogy, dark, life,
Form: Free verse
Who's the Fool
...he leaps about and juggles fruit. While wearing motley, hung with bells, he'll tumble, caper, dance, and sing. The courtiers are unaware; behind his act, he's quite astute. He gathers secrets which he tells to no one but the reignin......Read More
Categories: courtiers, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Crime Of Passion
...un d'entre eux. Et laisser ma langue devenir une guillotine Donc je peux couper à travers les absurdités De tous les courtiers immobiliers Dont les lignes viennent comme théâtre bon marché. I want you to Bury my heart on the Upper W......Read More
Categories: courtiers, conflict, political,
Form: Narrative
The Adventures of Enea, Part 3 of 13
...e the Arno. A spartan Stuart court? Or is it Bourbon? Less Edinburgh in feel, and more Locarno. Whoever saw Scots courtiers in turbans? The ceiling is salubriously embossed, more like the Vatican of sainted Urban! Perhaps Enea’s ......Read More
Categories: courtiers,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member La Civilisation - Translation of Oodgeroo Noonuccal's Civilization by T Wignesan
...rien hormis les choses essentielles, Nous n’avions pas des policiers, des avocats, des revendeurs intermédiaires, Des courtiers, des financiers, des millionnaires. Ainsi ces choses-là, tous ces merveilles nous avaient rendu abasourdis V......Read More
Categories: courtiers, conflict, culture, happiness, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fromage, James Tate Style
...ed you by my Queen Maud Fromage poem, remembering a time when the good Queen Maud choked on the heavy stuff. Her courtiers were about her suddenly, and Queen Maud was thumped on royal back most thoroughly... Thoroughly, yes t......Read More
Categories: courtiers, food, imagery, surreal,
Form: Light Verse
...preplanned and preordained in a curtain duty. So please don't throw a pan away. Or a kettle into the net on the court. Courtiers are embellishing a primed print. In many a turret. But turrets can eventually topple so don't place the mounta......Read More
Categories: courtiers, animal,
Form: I do not know?
Hillary Rodham Clinton
...ths to grapple with worldly wide webbed woes without tossing in/out figurative hat n might be regaled with courtiers unfurling a tartan scottish mat while tight security maintains vigilance against bad company, who could......Read More
Categories: courtiers, betrayal, celebrity, gender, money,
Form: Light Verse

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